- Associated Press - Monday, February 24, 2014

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Anchorage police say one man is in critical condition after a shooting outside a VFW post.

The Anchorage Daily News reports (https://is.gd/m9tAXb) the shooting happened early Sunday at VFW Post 9978 in East Anchorage, near the Glenn Highway.

Police say there were two groups of people fighting outside the business. At one point, several shots were fired by a person or persons in one of the groups.

The victim was hit multiple times in the arms and torso. The suspects fled before police arrived.

The shooting victim hasn’t been identified. Police don’t believe people in the two groups knew each other.

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Information from: Anchorage (Alaska) Daily News, https://www.adn.com


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